Jr NTR completes 25 years in Telugu film industryAuthor: Yogi April 12, 2022
‘RRR’ actor Jr NTR, who shines as Komaram Bheem, has completed 25 years in the Telugu film industry. April 11 was the 25th anniversary of Jr NTR’s debut film ‘Ramayanam’, popularly known as ‘Bala Ramayanam’.
Jr NTR made his debut as a child artiste with ‘Bala Ramayanam’, which released on the same date in 1997. NTR was also a classical dancer. He had caught the attention of the casting team, who offered him the role of Ram.
‘Shakuntlam’ director Gunasekhar used a megaphone for this mythological drama, which featured Jr NTR as Lord Rama.
The film received two Nandi Awards – Best Children’s Film (Gold) and Best Child Actress (Swati as Raavan) in 1998. ‘Bala Ramayanam’ featuring over 3,000 children was produced under Shabdalaya Theatre.
With an illustrious career spanning 25 years, Jr NTR has acted in over 30 films, some of which are blockbuster hits. His career is full of hits like ‘Aadi’, ‘Simhadri’, ‘Temper’, ‘Janatha Garage’ and ‘Arvinda Sametha Veera Raghav’.
‘RRR’, which stars Jr. NTR with S.S. Rajamouli’s fourth collaboration, the actor’s first pan-India film. Known for his multi-linguistic approach, Jr NTR will next be seen in ‘NTR 30’ directed by Koratala Siva. He will also star in an upcoming film to be directed by Prashanth Neel.